Downtown Marquette is Lake Superior's gateway to the rustic splendor of Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula. Historic brownstone buildings, trees, benches and street lamps line Washington and Front Streets providing a picturesque setting anytime of year.
Downtown is a charming district providing a treasure trove of delightfully unique clothing and gift shops, boutiques, galleries, museums, professional services and Gourmet Dining. The rich culinary history of the region can be experienced at these fine restaurants located in our Downtown. Select from eclectic menus that feature fresh whitefish and trout, steaks, pasta, wood grilled pizza, sandwiches and ethnic specialties, as well as coffee, muffins and sweets.
Lingering after hours enjoy the variety of entertainment options all within walking distance. Whether chatting over fine wine, sampling locally brewed beer or dancing to live music, Downtown Marquette provideds a delightful place to gather for visitors and locals! Want to know more?
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Enforcement of the metered parking and 2-hour customer parking areas in the downtown district is suspended for the holiday season Monday ... read more
On Sunday, December 8, at 3 30 p.m., thirty tuba and euphonium players will give a grand public performance in the Pocket ... read more
The Winter Snow Fun Holiday Parade 38th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, December 5. The parade will ... read more
The 17th annual Ladies Night will be held on Thursday, November 21, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Marquette s Downtown ... read more
Downtown Development Authority
Mona Lang, Executive Director
Phone: (906) 228-9475
Fax: (906) 228-6288
Office: 203 S. Front Street, Suite 1-B
Marquette, MI 49855